Pozuelo de Alarcon is a municipality within the Community of Madrid. It is a Madrid suburb of over 85,000 population situated 10 kilometers west of the Moncloa District of Madrid. It is surrounded via massive Mediterranean pine-tree forests: la Casa de Campo, el Monte del Pardo, and el Monte del Pilar. Pozuelo has turn out to be a low-density residential region for the duration of recent many years, as new residential traits have spread over formerly agricultural lands. New transportation infrastructure is accredited by way of the nearby authorities.
Notable infrastructure trends include the M-40 the second, counting outwards, of Madrid's ring motorways and the brand new 'Metro Ligero' mild rail line ML2 of the Madrid metro gadget, which became constructed in summer time 2007 to attach Pozuelo with the Aluche district inside the city of Madrid. Two stations additionally serve Pozuelo: 'Pozuelo' and 'El Barrial-Centro Commercial Pozuelo' of the Madrid vicinity local teach system, the 'Cercanias'. Road get admission to is also furnished by means of the A6 and the M503, with the Madrid orbital M40 strolling to the west.